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Kara Walker’s New Show Is the Best Art Made About This Country in This Century
It’s extraordinary to see an artist responding so well to the incredible political storm blowing all around us.
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38 Must-See Art Exhibits Opening This Fall
Kara Walker, Chris Ofili, David Hockney, and more.
Read Kara Walker’s Artist Statement About Being Fed Up With Such Statements
“How many ways can a person say racism is the real bread and butter of our American mythology…”
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After Her Sugar Sphinx, Kara Walker Is a Whole Different Kind of Public Figure
And she’s figuring out a whole new approach to public art.
Doreen St. Félix
The Reviled Identity Politics Show That Forever Changed Art
How identity politics became for this era what Impressionism and Cubism were for theirs.
Kara Walker Secretly Filmed You Taking Selfies in Front of Her Sphinx
Here is the video.
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When Did the Art World Get So Conservative?
When we’re treating works of art as ruthlessly and unsubtly as we would hate speech, is it political progress or aesthetic ignorance?
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Bey, Jay, & Blue Visited the Kara Walker Exhibit
God bless America.
Saltz: Kara Walker Bursts Into Three Dimensions, and Flattens Me
Walker has only gotten better, more wicked and out-there.
The Whitney isn’t the only place to catch Kara Walker this season.